Nails

Budget Manicure Review: MW Nails

MW Nails is definitely in a class of it’s own when it comes to ingenuity. The salon is in a fun location, in old Spitafields market. When I walked in, it was like stepping into a retro airline cabin, with the added touch of a “check-in” desk. As I’d never been there before, I was […]

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Fashion | Hosiery | Lingerie

The Skin-tones: Golden “Caramel”

Our third skin-tone is the lovely Caramel. The name conjures up images of all sorts of sweet, golden goodness, and this colour is just as irresistible. Caramel is our medium-light shade, and is probably best suited for those who use the below foundation shades or similar. Again, these are just guidelines, so please use your […]

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Fashion | Lingerie

The Skin-tones: Sweet, Sweet “Cinnamon” Buns

The second in our profile of Nubian Skin skin-tones is Cinnamon.  A little bit sweet and little bit spicy. Cinnamon is our medium-dark shade, and is probably best suited for those who use the below foundation shades or similar. Again, these are just guidelines, so please use your own discretion. Mac N8/N9/NW45/NW47 Iman Earth 3-4 Bobbi Brown Warm Walnut Yves Saint Laurent […]

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Lingerie

A Note on Our Bra Sizes

We’ve received a lot of questions about what sizes we carry.  We are launching with size 30B up to 36DD/E.  We know this doesn’t cover everyone, and we realise a plus size offering is so important, however we had to start somewhere.  We are sincerely hoping business will go well, so that we can expand […]

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The Nubian Skin Journey – The Start

What happens to a dream deferred? Does it dry up like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore– And then run? Does it stink like rotten meat? Or crust and sugar over– like a syrupy sweet? Maybe it just sags like a heavy load. Or does it explode? – Langston Hughes Rewind four […]

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Budget Manicure Review: VY Nails

Post MM!   Post by MM Yesterday I went for a manicure at VY nails. VY nails provides a quiet safe haven from the noise of the city. The size of the studio is small and compact, occupying 6 nail stations and an additional room which provides services such as massages and pedicures. I arrived […]

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Fashion

Nubian Skin Website Photoshoot

We had the most fantastic photoshoot this week!!!! It was a lot of work and organisation, but it all paid off.  We had a great team, and wonderful models.  I can’t wait for everyone to see the website with the final images. Our models were absolutely stunning!  Kelly Murdock made sure all the girls had […]

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Fashion | Travel

Product Inspection – Hong Kong

We went off to China last week to do the inspection of our stock before it’s shipped out to England.  It was quite emotional to see all of our beautiful Nubian Skin bras in gorgeous brown tones.  It’s hard to believe the dream of making bras for brown and black women is coming true! We […]

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